Other articles by Chris Rourke

World Usability Day 2016 – A quick Fitbit for sustainability

The theme for World Usability Day 2016 was sustainability and we put some of our open house visitors to work creating a “Fitbit for sustainability”. Three teams were asked to temporarily suspend reality and imagine that Richard Branson has offered up … Continued

Finalists again for the Gulf Digital Experience Awards

We are proud to be finalists again for the Gulf Digital Experience Awards in the Digital Agency category. User Vision won the award last year, as well as being joint winners with Emirates Airline for our extensive work with them … Continued

Improving accessibility in the UAE

The United Arab Emirates is a tremendously exciting, ambitious country and Dubai, as host of the Expo 2020, has the opportunity to show the world the result of their efforts and vision for the future. A few years ago the Dubai Government initiated the MyCommunity programme of projects to promote the participation and inclusion of persons with disabilities in the community. The goal is eliminating all obstacles that may stand in the way of persons with disabilities engaging in their environments.

Let the fund raising begin!

User vision are kicking of their fundraising this year with a few of the team running the team relay in the Edinburgh marathon on Sunday May 29th 2016.

UX Song of the month: Satisfaction

This months UX song focuses on an iconic band who, in our eyes, highlight satisfaction in UX.

User Vision are Finalists in the Gulf Digital Customer Experience Awards

We’re pleased that we have been selected as finalists for the two categories we entered for in the Gulf Digital Experience Awards.   For both Best Application, which we entered in partnership with our client Emirates Airline, and for Best Digital Agency/Digital … Continued

Virtual Reality? “Oooh, suits you sir” – Getting virtual in retail

We all know that emotion trumps reason in the best sales environments and many retail environments take advantage of this by creating a relaxing, comfortable and sales-conducive ambiance in their stores.   With the rapid growth of virtual reality systems including … Continued

UX Song of the month: Getting to know you

Our latest #UVUXPlaylist entry comes from the wonderful Julie Andrews!

UX Song of the Month: I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For

This months song for the UX Playlist is U2, I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For.

UX Strat Europe 2015 – UX meets business strategy

In June I attended the inspiring, informative and enjoyable UX Strategy conference in Amsterdam. This European conference was organised by Paul Bryan after several successful installments of the UX Strategy Conference and Masterclasses in the USA.  Like the earlier ones, the … Continued

UX Song of the Month: User Friendly

This months song for the UX Playlist is Ian Anderson, User Friendly.

Faceted navigation for policies & parties

When it comes to navigation and information architecture, we often find a good solution is a “faceted navigation” built around the way people naturally choose to find information and providing a flexible and intuitive user journey.